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Check Out This New Upgrade For CIRRUS HD-OCT

New Upgrade CIRRUS-HDOCT

This is article was written in partnership with Carl Zeiss Meditec, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists 😎 ZEISS Medical Technology is set to preview a new software upgrade for the CIRRUS HD-OCT We’ve got some exciting news! Our friends from ZEISS have told us the new CIRRUS …

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Downloadable Optometry Clinical Cheat Sheets!

optometry clinical cheat sheets

Throughout your optometric journey, you will undoubtedly learn more information than you can possibly remember. From general science to microbiology, pharmacology, ocular disease, anatomy, and physiology, there is just so much important clinical knowledge you need to cement in your mind at certain points throughout not only your academic career …

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Optometrist Laser Training

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Optometrist laser training is becoming increasingly more prominent. Laser procedures are quickly becoming a service either offered by optometrists, or at the very least, co-managed with ophthalmology. Because of this, optometry students today are undergoing training with lasers in school. Optometrist laser training is becoming more commonly available at externship …

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3D Eye – Try and Fuse These Retinal Images

3d eye try and fuse these retinal images

Try and fuse these retinal images, and discover what kind of vergence abilities you truly have! All of these retinal images depict patients with glaucoma. This article is not meant to be clinical in nature, but you can definitely brush up on your glaucoma by checking out some of the …

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Optometrists and Lasers

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Laser procedures are becoming an increasingly popular way to be more involved in your patients’ care, whether you are able to be licensed to perform them yourself or you co-manage care with ophthalmology. If you are considering becoming more involved with the post-operative care of your referred patients, knowing the …

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ZEISS is About to Release an Awesome New FREE Humphrey Field Analyzer Upgrade

zeiss humphrey field analyzer

This is a sponsored post by Carl Zeiss Meditec, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists 😎 Here at NewGradOptometry we’re pretty lucky to hear about some groundbreaking news prior to it being released. We’ve heard about legislation, acquisitions, and product releases in advance sometimes because we’ve got great connections inside …

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Real World Experience with the ZEISS CLARUS 500

real world experience with the zeiss clarus 500

This is a sponsored post by Carl Zeiss Meditec, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists 😎 CLARUS® 500 from ZEISS is a new iteration of ultra-widefield imaging providing high resolution, true color imaging of the periphery and posterior pole. ZEISS CLARUS 500 can image 133 degrees in a …

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My Patient Has Optic Nerve Pallor: What Do I Do?

Optic Nerve Pallor

Our 45 year old patient is in for their annual eye exam. Aside from wanting new glasses, they have no additional ocular complaints, and to their knowledge no other pertinent ocular history. We go to check the posterior pole and BOOM, to our surprise their optic nerve is a bit …

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